Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans

News

Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans

27.08.2020 News

According to the owner of a startup, the unit will help to put on the feet people, suffering from incurable diseases.

Musk founded the startup Neuralink in 2016, the aim is to create a device that provides a direct link between the computer and the human brain.

The device, which connects directly to the computer and the human brain will give the opportunity to hear sounds outside the range of human hearing. Also with its help a paralyzed people with a torn spinal cord will be able to walk again. The details of new features of Neuralink Musk said in a series of tweets.

Now Neuralink is preparing for a turning point and wants to start testing its brain implants to control electronics in humans. The inventor and owner of Neuralink, Musk, is set to release details in late August.

Musk promotes N1 (codenamed chip) through the regulatory authorities as a medical device, modeled by similar devices. They are usually used for intracranial stimulation or other medical procedures that affect brain function. Musk said that the device can “solve” many problems of the brain, nervous system and psyche, successfully treats everything – from stroke to Alzheimer’s disease, and also made questionable claims that it can eliminate the autism spectrum disorder.

American inventor sees the introduction of the device primarily in the lives of people with disabilities, especially paralyzed patients. Only then the technology can spread to ordinary users.

Other articles

  • Musk promises that the Tesla plant near Berlin will become the world’s largest battery manufacturer
    News

    Musk promises that the Tesla plant near Berlin will become the world’s largest battery manufacturer

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to turn the Tesla plant near Berlin into the world’s largest factory for the production of batteries for electric vehicles. The businessman stated this on Tuesday, November 24, speaking via video link at the European Conference of Battery Manufacturers. The plant near Berlin will be one of a kind as […]

  • Tesla’s value rose above $ 500 billion
    News

    Tesla’s value rose above $ 500 billion

    Shares of US electric car manufacturer Tesla continue to rise sharply amid news of the company’s future accession to the S&P index. On Tuesday, November 24, the market value of Elon Musk’s company crossed the $ 500 billion mark for the first time. Tesla shares are said to have risen nearly 550 percent this year, […]

  • Elon Musk is the second in the list of richest people in the world
    News

    Elon Musk is the second in the list of richest people in the world

    Founder of Tesla Inc. and SpaceX Elon Musk took second place in the list of the richest people in the world, ahead of Microsoft founder Bill Gates. This was reported by the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Over the past 12 months, Mask’s fortune has grown by about $ 100 billion, according to Bloomberg estimates. According to […]

  • Tesla has tripled insurance payments to Elon Musk
    News

    Tesla has tripled insurance payments to Elon Musk

    Tesla Inc. paid its chairman and founder, Elon Musk, $ 3 million in compensation for D&O insurance to defend, settle disputes, or make court decisions. This was reported by Insurance Business. This insurance covers the expenses of the members of the board of directors, which are not included in the general expenses of the top […]

  • Tesla began supplying Model 3 Chinese sedans to Europe
    News

    Tesla began supplying Model 3 Chinese sedans to Europe

    Tesla Inc. of Elon Musk will export Model 3 electric cars made in China to Europe. This was reported by the Interfax-Ukraine news agency with reference to the company’s statement. The first batch of 7,000 cars will be shipped from the port of Shanghai on October 27. They are expected to reach the Belgian port […]

  • Tesla plans to produce the Model Y with the new technology battery at the plant in Berlin
    News

    Tesla plans to produce the Model Y with the new technology battery at the plant in Berlin

    Shares of Tesla rose by 2.73% to $ 425.30 on Wednesday amid overall stock index growth, however, this growth was lower than the growth of shares of competitors such as Ford, General Motors and Chinese automaker NIO, which rose by 3.58%, 4% and 4.3% respectively. Tesla’s current share price of $ 77.19 is below the […]

  • Musk plans to release the cheapest Tesla within three years
    News

    Musk plans to release the cheapest Tesla within three years

    At the Tesla Battery Day event, its founder Elon Musk announced the plans to build a budget electric car for $ 25,000 using a much cheaper battery. If the plans will be realized, the new car will be the most budgetable in the Tesla line. Nowadays the company’s cheapest model – sedan Model 3 – […]

  • Musk called the new date of flight Starship spacecraft into orbit
    News

    Musk called the new date of flight Starship spacecraft into orbit

    The American company SpaceX will launch the first Starship spacecraft into Earth orbit, most likely in 2021. It said its founder Elon Musk, speaking at a video conference on the problem of human flight to Mars, according to TASS on Tuesday, September 1. Mask was asked when the first test flight of Starship into orbit […]

Read also

Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

Pfizer has begun testing the COVID vaccine on children under 12 years of age

Pfizer will test its COVID vaccine in children under 12 years of age. Radio Svoboda reported this with reference to the company’s statement. The study will involve up to 4,500 children in the United States, Finland, Poland and Spain. The drug is already approved for use in emergencies for adolescents 12 years and older in […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

Bitcoin exchange rate exceeded $ 47 thousand for the first time

According to CoinDesk, the price of the most popular cryptocurrency – bitcoin – has updated the historical maximum three times in a few hours, exceeding 47 thousand dollars. Thus, the value of one coin reached its peak on the night from Monday to Tuesday, February 9, and amounted to 47,143 dollars. In general, over the […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

Switzerland will buy 4.5 million doses of coronavirus vaccine from Moderna

The Swiss government has signed an agreement with the American biotechnology company Moderna, which will provide the country with early access to the coronavirus vaccine. Under the agreement, Switzerland will receive 4.5 million doses of the vaccine. Following this news, Moderna shares on the market on August 7 increased by 1.68% and reached $ 75. […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

The cryptocurrency Dogecoin has sharply added to the price after the tweets of three celebrities

The cryptocurrency Dogecoin, which contains an image of a dog shiba-inu, on Monday, February 8, reached a record high after billionaire Elon Musk, rapper Snoop Dogg and bassist Kiss Gene Simmons wrote about it on Twitter, according to Bloomberg. Thus, according to the CoinGecko platform, the value of the token rose to a peak of […]

Next
foto START 1
News

NEW START DESIGN!

Lantmannen AXA constantly strive to please our customers, therefore START packaging get the updated bright design! In a massive redesign START! all worked at every detail. And although the composition remained almost unchanged, each element became different. Company created completely different characters. Added contrast between the background, character and the plate. Changed the style of […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

Became known the consequences of restructuring in Google

This week the report of the Alphabet associated company of Google for the fourth quarter 2015 is eagerly awaited  in Wall Street. The company for the first time reports on the results separately from the rest of their enterprises. In October, Google conducted a massive restructuring process and has become a part of Alphabet holding […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

Ukrzaliznytsia will purchase from oil trader 65 thousand tons of diesel fuel

Ukrzaliznytsia subsidiary Center software production signed five agreements with oil provider regarding purchase of 65 thousand tons of diesel fuel. This volume should be enough for two and a half months to ensure stable passenger – and freight  transport. This was announced today from the data message posted on the official website of Ukrainian Railways. […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

Bill Gates warned against buying Bitcoin

Microsoft founder Bill Gates has warned investors against buying the cryptocurrency Bitcoin. Bloomberg reports. “If you have less money than Ilona [Mask], you probably need to be careful. Ilon has a lot of money and he’s very advanced, so I’m not worried that his bitcoins will rise and fall chaotically,” Gates said. Gates fears that […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

Opened business is the way to overcome financial crimes

It is widely known that in the modern world entities are created to do business lawfully. Now it is convenient not only to active entrepreneurs, but to active violators of the law who successfully hide their antics in large corporations. In different countries are increasingly progressing practice of money laundering, tax evasion and other financial […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

The History of Coca-Cola brings the absolute value of its shares for long-term investors

The price of shares of Coca-Cola today is 13.6% lower than at the beginning of 2020, and the profit with revenues of the second quarter fell by a third due to lower sales in restaurants and entertainments in the conditions of a pandemic. At the same time, shares of Coca-Cola are considered to be a […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

Lufthansa has announced large-scale job-cuts

By the end of this year, the German airline Lufthansa intends to reduce its foreign staff by 20 thousand people, as well as sell its LSG division, which deals with on-board catering, which employs 7.5 thousand people. Lufthansa subsidiaries Eurowings, Swiss, Austrian and Brussels Airlines are reducing the frequency of flights, fleets and staff amid […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

The billionaire Naguib Sawiris wants to buy an island for refugees and for organization of this issue will create a special corporation

In September Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris said in his twitter about of his thoughts of ??buying the island somewhere in Greece or in Italy, to settle migrants and refugees there. This proposal was very popular in twitter, so Sawiris, who is one of the ten richest people in Africa, whose fortune is estimated at $ […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

Tesla received record profits

American electric car maker Tesla Inc ended the first quarter of this year with record profits, but the company’s revenue was slightly worse than market forecasts. This is stated in a press release from Tesla. Thus, the company’s net income in January-March was $ 438 million, or $ 0.39 per share, compared to $ 16 […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

Georgian Manganese, controlled by shareholders of Privatbank, stopped the work of Chiatura manganese mine until the spring

Georgian Manganese temporarily suspends all works on the extraction and enrichment of manganese ore in the Chiatura mine (formerly JSC “Chiaturmarganets”, Georgia, Imereti). According to American Metal Market, the activities will be stopped starting from January 20, due to poor market conditions in the global markets of steel products. Stop of Enterprice , which is […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

The price of bitcoin exceeded $ 50 thousand for the first time since May

The value of bitcoin reached $ 50,000 on August 23. The last time cryptocurrency was traded at this level was on May 15. According to Coinmarketcap, which compares the data of the largest exchanges, bitcoin exceeded 50.1 thousand, rising by 2.6 percent per day. Other cryptocurrencies are also growing: Ethereum, Binance Coin, XRP and others. […]

Next
Musk begins testing Neuralink on humans
News

An analogue of a Turkish drone is expected in Ukroboronprom

The Ukrainian Sokil-300 drone is an analogue of the Turkish Bayraktar and it may join the army next year. The head of Ukroboronprom Igor Fomenko announced it in an interview with RBC-Ukraine. “This is an analogue of the same Turkish Bayraktar. With funding it may already be adopted in a year,” he said. Fomenko says […]

Next